DAYARA BUGYAL TREK
4 Days - 3 Night
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DAYARA BUGHYAL Trek
Dayara Bugyal is probably one of India’s most spectacular alpine meadows. The meadow is broad and sprawling. From Dayara Bugyal, the panoramic view of the Himalayas is breathtaking. The bugyal becomes fully coated in snow, resembling small sparkling diamonds scattered across the ground. A layer of white cover reaches as far as the eye can see. Dayara Bugyal, at an elevation of around 3750 meters, is unrivaled in natural beauty and ideal for beginners. At various stages, the Dayara Bugyal trek passes through open stretches and dense forest. The best time to go on the Dayara Bugyal trek is between the months of December and March when the trails are covered in fresh snow. Read More During the night, temperatures will drop to -5 degrees Celsius. Every campsite along this trekking trail is breathtakingly stunning and scenic. With each move taken on this trail, one can be sure to be awestruck. This trek is ideal for beginners because it is relatively fast. Dayara Bugyal is also ideal for experienced trekkers, as the trail is friendly and not overcrowded.
During the night, temperatures will drop to -5 degrees Celsius. Every campsite along this trekking trail is breathtakingly stunning and scenic. With each move taken on this trail, one can be sure to be awestruck. This trek is ideal for beginners because it is relatively fast. Dayara Bugyal is also ideal for experienced trekkers, as the trail is friendly and not overcrowded.
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Day 1: Arrive in Barsu from Dehradun
Reach Dehradun early in the morning, because we leave Dehradun by 7 am. By late afternoon, arrive in Barsu via Uttarkashi. Rest at a hotel for the day which we have book for you. The day can be spent exploring the area and taking short walks during the day to aid in acclimatization.
Day 2: Trek from Barsu – Barnala (9,884 ft)
The day will get underway early. Begin your journey towards Barnala after a hearty breakfast. The ascent to Baranala is not particularly difficult for beginners. Barnala will be reached in the afternoon. Spend the day exploring the campsite after lunch. Tents will be given for the night.
Day 3: Barnala – Dayara Top (12300 ft) via Dayara Bugyal (11,600 ft) and back to Barnala
Start trekking to Dayara Bugyal after having breakfast. The trails can be knee-deep in snow in the winter. The bugyal, which occupies 28 square kilometres and has a 360-degree view of the Himalayas, is a grazing ground for sheep and cattle. The trek to the bugyal is not difficult and takes just a few hours to complete. By afternoon, you should be at Dayara Bugyal Peak. Spend the day enjoying the meadows and taking in the beautiful Himalayan scenery. Get descending to the Barnala camp by late afternoon.
Day 4: Barnala – Barsu. Depart from Barsu
Get up and ready early. Begin descending to Barsu after breakfast. The descent is straightforward and should take no longer than 2-3 hours. Our vehicle will leave for Dehradun as soon as we arrive in Barsu if you have booked your return transportation with us. In 6-7 hours, the vehicle is scheduled to arrive in Dehradun. When booking your return tickets from Dehradun, allow at least 3-4 hours for delays.
Frequently asked question
- Footwear: The trekking boots which must be waterproof and snow proof, normal boots, floaters, and woolen socks.
- Backpack: (50 ltr), Daypack (20-30 ltr), Duffel bag.
- Clothes: Jacket and trousers that are both waterproof and breathable. Jacket (synthetic or down feather fleece), synthetic insulated trousers, poncho, sweatshirt, inner thermal (upper & lower), fleece, t-shirts, cotton trekking pants, shorts
- Season wise Clothes:
- Hand and head protection includes liner gloves, bandannas, sun hats, woollen caps, and face masks, among other things.
- Accessories: Sunglasses/goggles, anti-glare lenses, water bottle, hydra bag, and headlamp with spare bulb and extra batteries are all recommended.
- Trekking Gears: Toolkit for an emergency. Sunscreen, a toiletry pack, water purification pills, Ziploc packs, ear plugs, first-aid kit, and the necessary medications are all recommended.
- Camping Equipment: Sleeping bags of lining (extreme -5 to +5 Celsius if you have one), trekking sticks, and so on.
- Warm top/light micro fleece pullover/full sleeve T shirt – 2/3
- Water resistant/repellent trekking pants with an inner lining for added warmth- 2 High-quality windproof/water-resistant outer shell (jacket) with a proper hood
- Thick Fleece / Full-sleeve Woollen Jumper, Down Jacket with at least 600 fill capacity Innerwear with a thermal component (upper and lower)
- Woolen hat, inner fleece gloves, and outer water-resistant gloves
- 4–5 pairs of thick woollen socks and standard socks, scarf/muffler (optional)
- Waterproof Trekking/Hiking shoes with a thick heel and high ankles that are comfortable to wear. Sneakers/sport shoes are ideal for camp.
- Poncho or raincoat. A small, light-weight towel
- A hydration pack and an insulated water bottle (optional)
- Sunglasses with UV cover and the potential to cut light, as well as a cap or floppy hat to shield the strong sun off your skin (important when traversing through snow)
- Trekking pole or sturdy walking stick Lip Balm, Sunscreen Lotion
- Flashlight / torch (with extra batteries) Medications, if any special prescription is needed Toiletries for personal use
- Carry a rain cover over your luggage • Day pack/small bag that you can carry on your back all day to keep your essentials in
- Keep a few poly bags or plastic containers in your bag to place your things in if you need to in case of heavy weather.
Personal Medical Kit (MANDATORY FOR ALL)
- 10 Diamox tablets (to prevent AMS)
- Nifedipine – 5 pills Dexamethasone – one strip
- 6 tablets of Crocin (fever)
- 4 tablets of avomine (motion sickness) 4 capsules of Avil 25mg (allergies)
- 4 tablets of Combiflam (Pain killer)
- 6 tablets each of Norflox TZ and Lomofen (diarrhea) 10 tablets of Digene (acidity)
- 10 Omez/Rantadine capsules (antacids) 3 to 5 metres of crepe bandage
- 1 tiny roll of gauze 10 strips of bandage 1 small roll of cotton 10 packets of ORS
- Moov spray Betadine or other antiseptic cream (aches, & sprains)
- If you're vulnerable to knee injuries, you should wear a knee cap. Powder with antifungal properties
- Cancellation: If a trek is cancelled at the last minute due to a natural disaster or unforeseeable circumstances (such as floods, earthquakes, landslides, attack, or bandh), Discoveryhike will have a trek voucher for the full number. The voucher can be used for the same or a different trek over the next year.
- In case you wish to cancel the trek, then please be aware of these things:
- Cancellations made within 30 days of the trek's launch date will include a complete refund.
- If you cancel within 30 and 20 days before the hike, you will get a 50% refund.
- There will be no refund if you cancel less than 20 days before the trek begins.
- Please keep in mind that if you get a refund, there will be a reduction of 4% (Cancellation charges) from the overall amount you pay. In addition, if you purchased trek insurance, you would not get a refund.
- Discoveryhike assumes no responsibility for any malfunction or injury to your clothes, supplies, or other belongings while on the trek. The trek fee covers all expenses associated with the trek from start to finish.